Kaimai Wind Farm

Kaimai Wind Farm Ltd has lodged resource consent applications in mid 2018 with Hauraki District Council and Waikato Regional Council for consent to establish a wind farm on the north western area of the Kaimai Ranges, south of Paeroa. Twenty four large scale wind turbines are proposed, 7 of them 180 metres high (to blade tip standing upright), and 17 of them 207 metres high giving a total capacity of c. 150MW. An RMA public hearing is expected to be occur in February 2021. Application documents can be found here:

https://www.hauraki-dc.govt.nz/services/resource-consents/kaimai-wind-farm-project/